# economy - Today’s News
The economy is now 0.2% bigger than before its pre-crisis peak in early 2008.
Preliminary results have shown that white fish is being mislabelled as different species.
Let’s face it – life is different in the summertime.
# economy - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Despite large sums in the bank, many depositors aren’t earning a lot through interest.
# economy - Sunday 20 July, 2014
This week the Insolvency Service was branded “pathetic” – the director admits performance is disappointing, but can it be turned around?
# economy - Saturday 19 July, 2014
Fianna Fail’s Michael McGrath said the news raises “fundamental questions” about debtor co-operation.
# economy - Thursday 17 July, 2014
We’re at risk of losing many of the gains made in recent years, the competitiveness watchdog has said.
# economy - Monday 14 July, 2014
The light at the end of the tunnel is still “some way off”, Professor John Fitzgerald said this morning.
The rate has slowed slightly in the past couple of months but remains strong according to an index by Ulster Bank.
# economy - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Saddled with debt and facing little prospect of wage growth, many Irish people aren’t feeling the benefit of the economic turnaround.
# economy - Thursday 10 July, 2014
Your suggestions are a high-demand commodity.
# economy - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Many jobseekers at the top end of the market in certain sectors could be looking at several offers.
# economy - Monday 7 July, 2014
Over 80% of investors are positive on Ireland’s prospects, up from 10% in 2010.
The International Monetary Fund is to give its official global economic forecasts in two weeks.
# economy - Saturday 5 July, 2014
Hair, pollution, whiskey and babies – there’s a lot going on in India.
# economy - Friday 4 July, 2014
The Briefcase: good news on the economy, a boom-time property market and the most hated family in Ireland
This was the week in business.
# economy - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Illegal economic activity worth €1.25 billion also contributed to a revision of the GDP figures for last year.
# economy - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
Gains in the sector are being attributed to strong export performances.
# economy - Monday 30 June, 2014
Six firms, including Elvery’s, saved employees by using the examinership process last quarter.
# economy - Sunday 29 June, 2014
However, a Red C/Sunday Business Post survey today also reveals that 41% a third are comfortable.
# economy - Saturday 28 June, 2014
It’s a system called JEROS, or “jellyfish elimination robotic swarm”.
# economy - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
Corporate tax avoidance is bad for the global economy, paper reports.
# economy - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Austria, Estonia, Finland, Norway, Slovenia and Sweden have all begun including these figures as part of their GDP.
# economy - Monday 23 June, 2014
Patrick Honohan said he thought that “our fiscal crisis of the 1980s would have cured us of excesses of any type for 100 years”, but it didn’t.
# economy - Saturday 21 June, 2014
He wrote one of the most influential books so far this century – but can he keep a room full of Dubliners awake?
*But only if you’re in negative equity.
# economy - Friday 20 June, 2014
We’ve been told that we have no choice but to accept austerity measures to get the country back on its feet… but is that really true?
# economy - Thursday 19 June, 2014
No prizes for guessing who’s towards the top…
Giving tax cuts in the upcoming budget would be popular, but it’s not the right thing to do.
# economy - Monday 16 June, 2014
The deal will mean pre-tax savings of around €628 million every year by 2018 for the new company.
# economy - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
The Department of Finance has said it’s confident no rules have been broken – but won’t rule out a legal challenge if findings are negative.
Three SMEs will get international mentoring from senior executives at global companies, including VISA.
# economy - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
An announcement is expected tomorrow, but the European Commission is keeping quiet.
Chambers Ireland issue the call after a Sinn Fein motion in Cork to cut the local property tax.
While there have been gains over the last year, most Irish people still can’t save every month.
And it’s stopping them renovating.
# economy - Monday 9 June, 2014
Tesco’s top position is under threat from Dunnes and SuperValu.
# economy - Thursday 5 June, 2014
# economy - Thursday 29 May, 2014
Why pay through the nose for something when you can rent it more cheaply from a stranger online? Why not share things with your neighbours?
# economy - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
Retail Ireland said that the retail sector is showing signs of recovery.
# economy - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
Cutting out the high street bank is becoming a realistic option for SMEs.